Craig Michaels, a graduate of the University of Virginia and Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management, has been happily married for three years. Craig owns and operates Groom411.com, an extensive website serving as a sounding board to help grooms not make the same mistakes he did. Craig currently is the Director of Content Programming for a new video-on-demand service and has managed a wide variety of products, including Apple Computer's iMac. Craig lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife Debora and Lucy, their year-old Labrador. This is his first book.
Thirty to Wife: The Tell-All Groom's Guide to Weddings - How to Get Hitched Wthout Losing Your Mind or Your Fianceeby Craig Michaels
You’ve met the perfect woman, you’ve summoned the courage to propose, she actually said yes…now what? Craig Michaels’s Thirty to Wife is a funny and informative wild ride through one soon-to-be-groom’s last month of bachelorhood. Being more of a “let’s elope” kind of guy, but wanting fulfill his fiancée/i>
You’ve met the perfect woman, you’ve summoned the courage to propose, she actually said yes…now what? Craig Michaels’s Thirty to Wife is a funny and informative wild ride through one soon-to-be-groom’s last month of bachelorhood. Being more of a “let’s elope” kind of guy, but wanting fulfill his fiancée’s dream of a fairy tale wedding, Craig embarks on a crash course in schooling himself on what to do (default), what not to do (habit) and how to stay sane when the wedding plans get out of hand.
Thirty to Wife isn’t just about one guy’s journey; it’s a field guide for all grooms and brides (care and feeding tips included). Navigating the treacherous waters of wedding details (including responsibilities, budgeting, and traditions), Craig shares his triumphs and tragedies in valiant effort to help grooms-to-be avoid making the same mistakes he did. Brides-to-be will better understand what their mates are going through—and will take comfort in knowing that things could be worse.
Beginning thirty days before The Big Day, Craig manages to get himself to the altar without losing his mind – or his fiancée. Charming and chock full of useful tips and ideas, Thirty to Wife will have every prospective groom—and bride—not only laughing in the aisles, but walking down them too.
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If only my husband had read this... When we got engaged his mom handed him a book outlining his tasks, but unfortunately there was nothing to walk him through the myriad dos and don'ts beyond the checklist. The author's story takes grooms through a rapid-fire 30 day adventure that all grooms can learn a lot from. Brides pick this up for your grooms and save yourself a lot of frustration!